Mason Transit Authority Proposing Service Changes

Shelton, WA - Mason Transit Authority (MTA) will hold two public hearings to take public comment about proposed service changes for 2015.  There are three projects being proposed that will impact all routes, as well as Link service.  

Proposed changes under Project One include realigning Routes 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, and 8 to serve the Transit-Community Center once it opens; modifications to Routes 2, 4, 5, 7, and 8 to improve connections and running times; and eliminating Routes 9 and 10, then reallocating the funds used for those two routes to create a new route that would connect the Mountain View area to downtown Shelton while also adding service to the Capital Hill area, Mason County Association Senior Center, and extending service down Railroad Avenue.  

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DAV/RecruitMilitary All Veterans Career Fair - Seattle

Local & National Companies Hiring Military Veterans.  A special job fair, connecting hundreds of veterans with veteran-friendly employers is coming to the Seattle area on Thursday, November 20th.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
11:00AM - 3:00 PM
Safeco Field
1250 1st Avenue South
Seattle, WA 98134

More than 300 veterans are expected to attend and network with veteran-friendly employers including USAA, Lockheed Martin, The Home Depot, Key Bank, Amazon, and many more.  
There will be national, regional and local job opportunities, as well as entrepreneurial and educational offerings.
This event is being produced by RecruitMilitary in partnership with DAV .

New DNR trails policy open house added for Oct. 8

Public meetings extended to reach southern Puget Sound recreationists OLYMPIA – The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is adding a public meeting to a series of six open houses to gather ideas and discuss the development of an agency-wide trail policy. The meetings are designed to achieve well-balanced feedback from different user groups across the state.

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Delays Next Week East Of Snoqualmie Pass Due To Lane And Rock Blasting Closures

HYAK – Drivers traveling over Interstate 90 east of Snoqualmie Pass next week should plan for added travel time due to multiple lane closures and nightly rock blasting closures.

The Washington State Department of Transportation and contractor crews will close I-90 at 6 p.m. for about an hour each night Monday, Oct. 6 through Thursday, Oct. 9. During rock blasting closures, eastbound drivers will be stopped at Gold Creek (milepost 56) and westbound drivers will be stopped at Price Creek (milepost 61).

Drivers should plan for added travel time due to lane closures in several locations between Gold Creek (milepost 56) and Price Creek (milepost 61). Drivers will also experience delays of up to 20 minutes through the same location due to rolling slowdowns.

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